Northwest Technical College to Host Nursing Info Session July 28

Prospective students interested in Northwest Technical College’s nursing programs can meet with representatives from the college’s nursing program and Sanford Health of Bemidji during an information session on July 28 from 5-7 pm.

During the event, attendees will receive an overview of the nursing programs and curriculum, tour campus and visit with student services. Additionally, representatives from Sanford Health will detail potential sponsorships, forgivable loans and job opportunities for students.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment in the healthcare sector is projected to grow 15% from 2019 to 2029, adding about 2.4 million new jobs, much faster than the average for all occupations.


July 28, 5-7 p.m. – Nursing Information Session
Location: NTC Café, NTC Campus. The session will also be available on Zoom.

About Nursing at NTC

At Northwest Technical College in Bemidji, students can obtain a variety of credentials in nursing, including a certified nursing assistant certificate, a diploma in practical nursing, and associate’s degrees in nursing — a step-in program for Licensed Practical Nurses that can be completed in seventeen months and a nursing generic track program that can be completed in two years.

Graduates of the ACEN accredited programs, both diploma and associate’s degree, are eligible to apply for licensure as a licensed practical nursing or registered nurse, respectively. Each credential at NTC builds on the one before it, and all offer job opportunities in the Bemidji region, and in the state of Minnesota.

For more information, contact the NTC Office of Admissions at, call (218) 333-6600 and ask for admissions or visit




MN State logoNorthwest Technical College, located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, has prepared students for fulfilling careers in high-demand fields for more than 50 years. The college’s accessible, affordable, hands-on programs also help the region’s employers meet their ever-growing need for a highly skilled workforce. NTC serves more than 1,000 students with an excellent education, an open-enrollment policy and affordable tuition. Students may pursue nearly 40 degree, diploma and certificate programs in six distinct career paths. Classes are offered on campus, online, or as a combination of both. NTC is a member of the Minnesota State system of colleges and universities. For more, visit